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The jobs requiring this license have decrease by 19.61% since 2018. Registered Nurses with this license earn +32.81% more than the average base salary, which is $31.55 per hour.
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Public Health Degree
Physician Assistant License
Labor & Delivery
A certified registered nurse anesthetist (CRNA) is one of the highest-paid nursing specialties. Registered nurses need additional certification in order to pursue this career path.
Licensed vocational nurses (LVNs) and Licensed practical nurses (LPNs) have the least education requirements among nurses and therefore tend to make lower incomes than other nursing specialties. LVNs and LPNs can increase their income by getting an associate degree or a bachelor's degree in nursing.
A registered nurse with 5 years of experience will make $35.93 per hour on average in the U.S.